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Gene Hoffman
Gene Hoffman

Belvidere, Ill.

Football (1951-53), Wrestling (1952-54)

Inducted: 1976

Three-year letterwinner in both football and wrestling ... served 24 years in the Illinois legislature from the 40th district ... was center and co-captain of the 1953 football team and captain of the conference champion 1954 wrestling team ... chairman of the social studies department at Fenton High School in Bensenville, Ill ... passed away in 2007 at the age of 75.